1988 United States Senate election in Michigan

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United States Senate election in Michigan, 1988

← 1982 November 8, 1988 1994 →
  Riegle2.jpg James W Dunn (cropped).png
Nominee Don Riegle James Whitney Dunn
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 2,116,865 1,348,216
Percentage 60.4% 38.5%

Michigan Senate Election Results by County, 1988.svg
County results
Riegle:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%
Dunn:      40–50%      50–60%      60–70%

U.S. Senator before election

Don Riegle
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Don Riegle
Democratic

The 1988 United States Senate election in Michigan was held on November 8, 1988. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Don Riegle won re-election to a third term.

Candidates[edit]

Democratic[edit]

Republican[edit]

Libertarian[edit]

  • Dick Jacobs

Workers Against Concessions[edit]

  • Sally Bier

Independent[edit]

  • Mark Friedman

Results[edit]

General election results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Donald W. Riegle Jr.(Incumbent) 2,116,865 60.4%
Republican Jim Dunn 1,348,216 38.5%
Libertarian Dick Jacobs 27,116 0.8%
Workers Against Concessions Sally Bier 8,908 0.3%
Independent Mark Friedman 4,821 0.1%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Parker, Randy; Thomas Walker (July 6, 2005). "Our Campaigns: MI U.S. Senate". Our Campaigns.